Spa Research Institute
Adjacent to the drinking gallery is the university, which has some expressive gargoyles and bas-reliefs on its upper facade.
Opposite Lermontov Gallery is a modern drinking gallery, where you can sample the local mineral water (cups are R4 if you need one).
The striking light-blue and beautifully proportioned Lermontov Gallery, built in 1901 in cast iron with stained-glass windows, is now a...
Lermontov Gallery Concert Hall
It’s well worth taking in a concert (philharmonic, organ, opera) in Pyatigorsk’s architectural highlight. Shows are of good quality and...
A short walk from Park Tsevnik, the lively Cafe Fontan serves a cheap and cheerful selection of Russian and European dishes, including...
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Spa Research Institute information
The striking, classical-style Spa Research Institute, built in 1828 and rebuilt in 1955, was once Restoratsiya, the town’s first hotel and scene of the balls described in Lermontov’s A Hero of Our Time .